Saf Restaurant †

THIS VENUE IS NOW CLOSED FOR BUSINESS.

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ADDRESS
152 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A 3AT
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OPENING TIMES
Lunch 12:00 - 15:30, Dinner 18:30 - 23:00, Bar Food 11:00 - 00:00
PRICES
Main Courses £8.50 - £11.50

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Saf RestaurantAlthough vegetarians are relatively well catered for in the capital, eating out as a vegan presents more of a challenge. It's not often you find a restaurant where no animal products or dairy are used, but Saf ups the ante further, by refusing anything processed, using most of its ingredients raw or lightly cooked, and offering wheat and gluten-free options. The dining room is a light, airy warehouse conversion staffed by slender and glamorous Shoreditch-y types. The menu is fairly determined to avoid the kind of penitential bean stews that infest lower grade vegetarian restaurants, with lots of imagination going in to attractively presented plates of pasta, sushi and stir fries. It's not a place you could take a serious carnivore and expect them to have a good time, but Saf mostly succeeds in combining exciting fine dining, and the healthiest option in the Capital.


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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Old Street Tube Station
6 minutes walk
Liverpool Street Tube Station
13 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Hoxton Overground Station
9 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Leonard Street Car Park
3 minutes walk
Paul Street NCP
4 minutes walk

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Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £131† 34% off
335-337 Old Street, EC1V | 1 minute from Saf Restaurant
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Holiday Inn Express London-City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel † from £53† 28% off
275 Old Street, EC1V | 3 minutes from Saf Restaurant
Modern and functional, you get what you pay for at this middle ranking hotel close to the City and the reasonable rates mean that it fills ... More
Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £112† 34% off
100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 3 minutes from Saf Restaurant
Hip US hotel group Ace hotels arrived in Shoreditch in September 2013, expanding from their US sites to add a London outpost. The property has transformed ... More
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Rootmaster
London > Restaurants > Vegetarian restaurants
Elys Yard, Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 10 minutes from Saf Restaurant
The Routemaster bus occupies a special place in the hearts of Londoners. And if the old adage - 'the best way to a man's heart is ... More
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Leon
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3 Crispin Place, Spitalfields, Spitalfields, London E1 | 10 minutes from Saf Restaurant
When Leon first threw open its doors in Carnaby Street a few years ago workers of London rejoiced - well, the glamorous girls who work in ... More
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Carnevale Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Vegetarian restaurants
135 Whitecross Street, City, London EC1Y | 12 minutes from Saf Restaurant
This cosy vegetarian restaurant is a bit like eating in someone's house - only with great food. Mains may include a selection of risotto with squash ... More
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Tapas Brindisa Shoreditch
London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
152 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | Same location as Saf Restaurant
Brindisa, whose flagship Borough Market restaurant is a go-to for quality Spanish food, brings some of that authentic charm to their ... More
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Shutterbug
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
1 Rivington Place, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Saf Restaurant
Shutterbug in Shoreditch specialises in crepes with imaginative fillings like red velvet with mascarpone and strawberries and pulled pork with cheese and pickles. The breakfast menu ... More
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The Clove Club
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Shoreditch Town Hall, 380 Old Street, Hoxton, London EC1V | 1 minute from Saf Restaurant
Former Ledbury chef Isaac McHale and restaurateurs Daniel Willis and Johnny Smith - aka the Ten Bells boys - bring The Clove Club, the private dining ... More
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London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife †Dates: 19th October 2017 to 30th August 2018 - 6pm-1am
Saf Restaurant, 83 Rivington Street, Kingsland Viaduct, EC2A | 1 minute from Saf Restaurant
R&B, hip hop and club classics from resident DJ Daniel Pozzebon....More
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Sneak
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Saf Restaurant, 32-37 Cowper Street, EC2A | 4 minutes from Saf Restaurant
A weekly dose of house and techno from resident DJs and a scattering of guests....More
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Movimento
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Saf Restaurant, 256-260 Old Street, EC1V | 4 minutes from Saf Restaurant
House, tech house, deep house and techno from Gabriel Sordo, Francesco Poggi, CASSIMM and Jo Lively....More
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Comedy Cafe
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
66-68 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Saf Restaurant
Don't let the gaudy red and yellow paint that mutilates the exterior of this fantastic comedy club deter you from gracing its hallowed floors. It may ... More
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Shoreditch Electric Light Station
London > Entertainment >
Coronet Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 2 minutes from Saf Restaurant
As the name suggests, Shoreditch Electric Light Station began life as an electricity generating station. Now home of Circus Space, the building, which dates back to ... More
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The Old Blue Last
London > Entertainment > Live Music
38 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from Saf Restaurant
The Old Blue Last is a legendary pub and live music venue in Shoreditch, East London brought to you by the people at Vice - a ... More
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Rivington Place
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Rivington Place, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Saf Restaurant
The first newly built public art gallery in London since the Hayward Gallery opened in 1968, Rivington Place is a beautiful glass fronted building designed by ... More
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Iniva
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
8-9 Rivington Place, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Saf Restaurant
Opened on 5th October 2007, this Rivington Place art gallery is a £8m public building dedicated to culturally diverse visual arts. It's a joint venture between ... More
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Hoxton Square
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N1 | 1 minute from Saf Restaurant
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Murdock
London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
46 Redchurch Street, Shoreditch, London E27DP | 1 minute from Saf Restaurant
Well groomed gentlemen come to Murdock's for an old fashioned wet shave, a hair cut and - for the more discerning - a manicure and shoe ... More
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KK Outlet
London > Shopping > Art and Design
42 Hoxton Square, Hoxton, London N1 | 1 minute from Saf Restaurant
Just the kind of hip, happening 'multifunctional' space you'd expect on Hoxton Square, KK Outlet is not just a shop and gallery it's also the offices ... More
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Boxpark
London > Shopping >
Boxpark, Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 2 minutes from Saf Restaurant
A quirky alternative to your standard high street store, the Boxpark is a temporary village of stores offering popular designer goods, scrumptious food and unconventional gifts. ... More
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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from Saf Restaurant
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 5 minutes from Saf Restaurant
Learn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing ... More
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City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 10 minutes from Saf Restaurant
City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
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Saf Restaurant gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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L!FE Shoreditch
London > Leisure >
The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, Shoreditch, London E1 | 10 minutes from Saf Restaurant
Spread over three floors L!FE is a unique space within The Old Truman Brewery where yoga, food and music sit side-by-side. ... More
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All Star Lanes, Brick Lane
London > Leisure > Activities
95 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 10 minutes from Saf Restaurant
The third of these increasingly popular 1950s retro-America style bowling alleys opened in late 2008 to much critical acclaim. Located in the Old Truman Brewery on ... More
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London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 13 minutes from Saf Restaurant
Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ... More
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The Bricklayers Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
63 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Saf Restaurant
This bohemian boozer was an integral part of the Shoreditch explosion. Tucked away down a cobbled East End alley it was originally a mecca for local ... More
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The Princess of Shoreditch
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
76 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from Saf Restaurant
Take the spiral staircase up out of this busy Old Street boozer and you find yourself in a small, chic dining room with big picture windows, ... More
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The Fox
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
28-30 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5 minutes from Saf Restaurant
Ideally located away from the chaos of the City and in the trendy and thriving Shoreditch area, The Fox is a stylish gastropub offering food and ... More
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Bar Music Hall
London > Nightlife > Bars
134 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A3AR | 1 minute from Saf Restaurant
We couldn't help smiling at the idea of Bar Music Hall in Shoreditch, and headed down prepared for a truly soulless night of trendy tapas and ... More
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Plastic People
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
147-149 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Saf Restaurant
Don't come to Plastic People expecting a stylish bar and the latest trendy cocktails. There's nothing fancy about this basement club, but what it does offer ... More
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Old Street Records
London > Nightlife > Bars
350-354 Old Street, EC1V | 1 minute from Saf Restaurant
Having won over the masses south of the river with their record store-inspired venues, Venn St. Records and Northcote Records, the vibe continues East ... More
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Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 1 minute from Saf Restaurant
Site of the legendary Whirly Gig parties in the nineties, Shoreditch Town Hall lends itself well to any type of gathering. Re-opened in 2005, following a ... More
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The HAC Grounds
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Road, City, London EC1Y | 8 minutes from Saf Restaurant
... More
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Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 12 minutes from Saf Restaurant
Built in 1729, Nicholas Hawksmoor's Christ Church creation was declared dangerous and closed in 1956. Vigorous campaigning, from the poet Sir John Betjeman among others, eventually ... More

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It's Like A Jungle Sometimes
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Euro Car Parks 3 minutes walk from Saf Restaurant

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Club Aquarium 4 minutes walk from Saf Restaurant

Francesco Poggi and CASSIMM spin house and techno with weekly guests....More

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Magnum Photos 14 minutes walk from Saf Restaurant

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A brand new immersive experience from entertainment company dotdotdot, SOMNAI invites participants to delve into the world of lucid dreaming. ...More

 
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The Moroccan artist explores the different strategies of resistance we employ to deal with everything from the mundanities of everyday ...More

Grace Surman: Mother Load
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Toynbee Studios 15 minutes walk from Saf Restaurant

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Cheek by Jowl: Pericles
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Renowned French ensemble Cheek By Jowl presents its first Shakespeare production in the French language, performed with English surtitles:Pericles. Last ...More

 
Viviana Durante Company - Kenneth MacMillan: Steps Back in Time
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Barbican The Pit 15 minutes walk from Saf Restaurant

Italian ballerina Viviana Durante directs a programme of Kenneth MacMillan's earliest works at the Barbican's Pit. Having worked with MacMillan ...More

 
Another Kind Of Life: Photography On The Margins
Another Kind Of Life: Photography On The Margins
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Barbican Centre 15 minutes walk from Saf Restaurant

Part of 2018 season The Art of Change, Another Kind of Life at the Barbican explores how photographers and artists ...More

 

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